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Local Athletes Reflect on Maccabiah Games Experience

The 21st Maccabiah Games took place in Israel from July 12-26. U.S. President Joe Biden attended the opening ceremony in Jerusalem alongside Israeli Prime...

National News

Virginia School District Apologizes for Logo That Resembles Swastika

A school district in Virginia has apologized for designing and distributing a logo that resembles a swastika.

Citing Stolen Antiquities Scandal, Michael Steinhardt Resigns From NYU Board

After 27 years in leadership roles at NYU, Michael Steinhardt has stepped down from the university’s board of trustees. 

Blake Masters, Republican Who Once Cited a Nazi, Among Far-Right Candidates Prevailing in Arizona

Arizona Republicans have chosen a brash 35-year-old whose record includes once citing a prominent Nazi.


Jews in Gameland

Over the past few years, diversity in video games has become a hot-button topic in the gaming industry and in fan communities.
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Between a Rock and a Flooding Place: Area Playwright Details Upcoming Show

It makes perfect sense, if you don’t think too hard about it, that the son of a part-time clown would go on to write...
A piece of papyrus with circular scorch marks has a row of gold drops running through it.

Temple Judea Museum to Show Climate Crisis Exhibit at MCCC

Temple Judea Museum’s “Out of the Whirlwind: Fire, Air, Water, Earth; Reflections and Forecasts on Global Warming and Climate Change” was dreamed up long...

In Aftermath of Deadly Flooding, Kentucky Governor Cancels Planned Trip to Israel

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear and his wife, Britainy, canceled a planned trip to Israel.

Romania to Compensate Holocaust Survivors in Israel Via Social-Security System

Israel announced a deal with Romania on Monday.

Kushner Book: Netanyahu’s Annexation Vow Threatened Abraham Accords and US Support

When Benjamin Netanyahu, then Israel’s prime minister, failed to meet his own deadline ...